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Mr. Harvey, from the same committee, who were directed to 00quire as to the expediency of requiring treasures of savings banks to give a true account of all deposits therein made of all sums over fifty dollars, in the same way and manner that cashiers of banks are now required to give of bank shares, made a report, whereupon

Ordered, That the further consideration of that subject be postponed to the next session of the legislature.

Mr. Harvey, from the same committe who were directed to enquire as to the expediency of authorising chairmen of committees to administer oaths in certain cases, reported a bill entitled " An act authorising chairmen of committees of either branch of the legislature, or of joint committees, to swear witnesses.

Which was read a first and second time.

Ordered, That it be referred to the committee on Bills on their Second Reading

Mr. Copp, from the committee on Public Lands to whom was referred the message of the Governor accompanied with the report of the land commissioner, made a report accompanied with the following resolution.

Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened, That the Governor by and with advice of the Council be and he hereby is authorized and empowered to appoint some suitable person as agent of the State to examine the two tracts of land aforesaid, and make report of the situation, soil, growth and fertility, together with the probable worth of the same, to the next session of the legielature, after he shall have examined the same.

Which was read a first time.

Ordered, That it be read a second time to-day at 11 o'clock this forenoon.

Mr. Copp, from the same. committee, to which was referred the petition of Jonathan Eastman agent of the claimants to lands north of ihe 45th degree of north latitude, made a report, whereupon

Resolved, That the petitioner have leave to withdraw his petition.

Mr. Graves, from the committee on Roads, Bridges and Canals, to whom was referred the petition of Jonas Green and others for the grant of a toll bridge across the Androscoggin river in Shelburn, made a report, whereupon

Resolved, That the further consideration of said petition be postponed to the next session of the legislature.

Mr. Gibson, froin the committee on Agriculture and Manufactures to whom was referred the petition of George P. Avery and others pursuant to the instruction of this House, reported a bill entitled " An act to repeal the seventh and eighth sections of an act to incorporate the proprietors of Meredith Cotton and Woollen Factory," passed June 21, 1831.

Which was read a first and second time.

Ordered, That it be referred to the committee on Bills on their Second Reading

Mr. Gregg, from the committee on Claims to whom was referred the several accounts of Ralph Metcalf, Thomas Bellows, Amos A, Brewster, Edward Philbrick, Pearson Cogswell, John H. White and James Clark, reported a bill entitled “ An act in favor of Ralph Metcalf and others."

Which was read a first and second time.

Ordered, That it be read a third time tomorrow at 3 o'еlock afternoon.

Mr. Wilkins, from the committee on Finance to whom was referred the message of the Governor in relation to the 6th report of the Prison Discipline Society, made a report, whereupon

Ordered, That the further consideration of that subject be postponed to the next session of the legislature.

Mr. Folsom, from the joint committee on the State House who were instructed to nominate some suitable person to take charge of the State House the ensuing year, reported the following resolution,

Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court conveged, That Jacob Tyler be appointed to take charge of the State House and State House yard the ensuing year.

Which was read.
Resolved, That it pass.

Ordered, That the Clerk request the concurrence of the Senate therein.

Mr. Folsom, from the same committee, who were directed to inquire as to the expediency of making any repairs on the Capitol, made a report, whereupon

Resolved, That it is inexpedient at the present time to make any repairs on the Capitol.

A message from the Senate by their Clerk.

“Mr. Speaker—The Senate concur with the House of Representatives in the passage of the following bills :

“An act to incorporate the Ashuelot Falls Manufacturing Com

pany."

“An act to incorporate certain persons by the name of the Cocheco Aqueduct Association.”

“ An act to incorporate the Contoocook Cotton and Woollen Fac

tory."

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“ An act to incoporate a company by the name of the proprietors of the Gilmantop Village Manufacturing Company."

“An act providing for the compensation of the officers of the civil. list.”

“ An act in addition to and in amendment of an act directing the return of statements every year froni the several incorporaled banks in this State to His Excellency the Governor and the Council.”

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An act to provide further for the collection of taxes in certain cases."

" An act in amendment of an act to establish a corporation by the name of the Hopkinton Academy."

« An act to sever certain ranges and lots of land from the town of Stratford and annex the same to the town of Piercy.? Also

“ An act in addition to an act entitled an act to incorporate sundry persons by the name of the Piscataqua Bank.”

“ An act to incorporate certain persons by the name of the Portsmouth Bleaching Company with certain amendments in which they ask the concurrence of the House of Representatives.”

They also concur with the House of Representatives in the passage of the following resolutions :

A resolution granting one of Carrigain's maps of this State to the town of Bethlehem.”

“A resolution granting one volume of the revised statutes to the town of Berlin."

The House proceeded to the consideration of the amendments proposed by the Senate to the bill entitled “ An act in addition to an act entitled an act to incorporate sundry persons by the name of the Piscataqua Bank.”

Which amendments were severally read and agreed to.

The House proceeded to the consideration of the amendments proposed by the Senate to the bill entitled “ An act to incorporate sundry persons by the name of the Portsmouth Bleaching Company."

Which amendments were read and agreed to.
A message from the Senate by their Clerk.

“ Mr. Speaker~The Senate concur with the House of Representatives in the passage of a resolution appointing a committee to enquire into and report on the expediency of holding a second session of the legislature the present year, and have on their part joined Mr. Drowne.

They have also postponed to the next session a bill entitled “ An act to incorporate the Portsmouth Iron Company."

They also concur with the House of Representatives in the passage of a bill entitled "An act allowing a certain premium for killing bears, wild cats, crows, and foxes,” with certain amendments, in which they ask the concurrence of the House of Representatives."

The House proceeded to the consideration of the amendments proposed by the Senate to the bill entitled “An act allowing a certain premium for killing bears, wild cats, crows and foxes,” which were severally read and agreed to.

Ordered, That the Clerk inform the Senate thereof.

The House proceeded to the order of the day on the bill entitled "An act to incorporate a town be the name of Haven.”

Which was read a second time.

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On motion of Mr. Gove of Goffstown

The bill was amended by striking out the name Haven," as often as it may occur, and inserting the name Carroll.”

Ordered, That it be read a third time tomorrow at 3 o'clock afternoon.

Pursuant to notice given yesterday, Mr. Wild had leave to introduce a bill entitled " An act making further provisions for laying out highways."

Which was read a first and second time.

Ordered, That it be referred to the committee on Bills on their Second Reading

Mr. Kimball, from the select committee who were directed to inquire as to the expediency of purchasing a tract of land contiguous to the State prison for the use of that institution, made a report accompanied with the following resolution :

State of New-Hampshire. In the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and thirty-two.

Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened, That the Treasurer of this State be authorized to receive from James Buswell a good and valid conveyance to the State of New Hampshire, of a certain lot of land situated in Concord, in the county of Merrimack, near the State Prison and on the westerly side of State street, and bounded as follows, viz: beginning on the west side of State street at the northeast corner of the State Prison lot, thence extending northwesterly by said State street about fifteen rods to colony road, so called, thence westwardly by said Colony road about thirty two rods to Nathaniel Abbot's land, thience southerly by said Abbot's land about fifteen rods to a lot belonging to the estate of Richard Porter deceased, thence easterly by said last mentioned lot and by the State's land about thirty two rods to the place begun al, containing three acres more or less, and being all the land that said Buswell has ever owned on the westerly side of State street, and near the State Prison.

And be it further resolved, That the said Treasurer upon receiving a conveyance as aforesaid of the land aforesaid, pay, and he is hereby ordered to pay to the said James Buswell the sum one thousand and fifty dollars out of any money in the treasury not otherwise appropriated, as a full consideration for said land.

Which was read a first time.
Ordered, That it be read a second time tomorrow at 11 o'clock fore-

noon.

Mr. Secombe, by leave of the House, presented the petition of Robert Read and others, to be incorporated by the name of the Amherst Steam Mill Company.

Ordered, that it be referred to the committce on Incorporations.
On motion of Mr. French

Resolved, That a select committee be appointed to take into consideration the expediency of altering and amending the law in relation to the manner of printing the Journals of the legislature, and also the expediency of making provision for procuring the printing of all things ordered by the Senate ur House of Representatives to be printed and that they report by bill or otherwise.

Ordered, That Messrs. French, Chase of Poplin and Prentiss be the committee. On motion of Mr. Waldron

Resolved, That Samuel E. Coues have leave of absence during the remainder of the session, and that the Clerk be directed to make up his pay roll accordingly.

Mr. Frost introduced the following resolution. Resolved, That the selectmen of every town in this State be required to return to the Secretary's office on or before the first day of the next session of the legislature, the number of lunaticks or deranged persons and the number of deaf and dumb in their respective towns, with their several capacities for instruction, and that the Secretary be required to furnish each town with a copy of this resolution.

Mr. Goodrich moved, that the resolution be amended by striking out the words “ the number of lunaticks or deranged persons and.”

Which was decided in the negative.
On motion of Mr. Sawyer of Dover-

Ordered, That it be referred to the select committee to whom was referred so much of His Excellency's message as relates to the Insane Hospital.

The following message in writing was received from the His Excellency the Governor by the Secretary of State, which was read and is us follows :

Executive Department,

June 20, 1832) To the Senate and House of Representatives,

I here with transmit an estimate of the probable receipts and disbursements at the Treasury from June 1 to December 1, 1832.

SAMUEL DINSMOOR. Ordered, That it be referred with the accompanying estimate to the committee on Finance,

And then the House adjourned.

AFTERNOON. Mr. Currier of Chester, by leave of the House, presented the petition of Jesse J. Underhill, for the removal of the Courts in the county of Rockingham, or a division of the counties of Rockingham and

Strafford.

On motion of Mr. Hale-
That the petition be indefinitely postponed,

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